Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Ruby on Rails Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 509 516 601
Rank change year-on-year +7 +85 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 50 82 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.24% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 50 76 47
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,500 £34,500
90th Percentile £74,125 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29566 34125 41527
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.97% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24692 28612 34601
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Ruby on Rails Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails Developer in the South East

Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer in the South East.

Salary trend for Ruby on Rails Developer in the South East

Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby on Rails Developer in the South East

Ruby on Rails Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -11 21 £55,000 +57.14% 1
West Sussex - 15 £47,500 - 1
East Sussex +3 11 £45,000 -
Surrey -8 2 £57,500 +21.05%
Thames Valley +4 1 £30,000 -36.84%
Oxfordshire -12 1 £30,000 -47.83%
Ruby on Rails Developer
England

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Ruby on Rails Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) Ruby
1 50 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 34 (68.00%) HTML
2 34 (68.00%) JavaScript
3 33 (66.00%) TDD
4 32 (64.00%) Open Source
4 32 (64.00%) React
5 31 (62.00%) BDD
6 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 9 (18.00%) SQL
8 9 (18.00%) Linux
9 3 (6.00%) MySQL
9 3 (6.00%) CSS
10 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (4.00%) jQuery
10 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
11 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
11 1 (2.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (2.00%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
11 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (2.00%) Web Development
11 1 (2.00%) Degree
11 1 (2.00%) JSON
11 1 (2.00%) JIRA
11 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
11 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
11 1 (2.00%) Sinatra
11 1 (2.00%) Active Record

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.00%) RubyGems
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 34 (68.00%) HTML
3 32 (64.00%) React
4 3 (6.00%) CSS
5 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.00%) jQuery
6 1 (2.00%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.00%) JSON
6 1 (2.00%) Phusion Passenger
6 1 (2.00%) Sinatra
6 1 (2.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (66.00%) TDD
2 32 (64.00%) Open Source
3 31 (62.00%) BDD
4 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.00%) Active Record
5 1 (2.00%) Scrum
5 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Ruby
2 34 (68.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (18.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Capistrano